Gnome for the Holidays Card

Gnome for the Holidays Card

Look at today’s adorable Gnome for the Holidays Card! It’s so cute, right?! You might remember me sharing yesterday that this *NEW* Gnome for Christmas Stamp Set is one of my favorites from the CTMH November-December Catalog. All the gnomes in this stamp set are so cute. Plus, the sentiments and additional icons are so … Read more Gnome for the Holidays Card

CTMH November-December Catalog

CTMH November December Catalog

The CTMH November-December Catalog was just released this week and it’s AMAZING! As usual you’ll find beautiful new papers, fabulous new stamp designs as well as some fun new dies and embellishments. If you haven’t had a chance to see it yet, you can view it online HERE. Paper The *NEW* Jingle Joy Paper Collection … Read more CTMH November-December Catalog

Five Thanksgiving Baking Traditions

Five Thanksgiving Baking Traditions

Today I have a special guest to share five Thanksgiving baking traditions with us. This year, with all the challenges we’re experiencing, makes it the perfect time to start a new tradition or two with your family. Traditions make for fond memories. Something we can all agree we need. This is a guest post by … Read more Five Thanksgiving Baking Traditions

Tabbed Door Vote Card

Vote Tabbed Door Card Open

For Election Day, I created this Tabbed Door Vote Card. Close To My Heart’s Tabbed Doors Card Front Thin Cuts makes for a fun, interactive card. Whether you have a variety of small images or maybe a sentiment to put behind these doors, it truly makes for a unique card. For my card, I masked … Read more Tabbed Door Vote Card

Thankful For You Card

CTMH Serenity Paper Collection

For this week’s Make It Monday (33rd edition), I’m sharing this beautiful Thankful for You Card. I used our brand *NEW* Serenity Paper Pack to create this card. This paper pack is SO gorgeous. Seriously. While creating this card I realized that while you might not have this paper collection yet (because it’s only been … Read more Thankful For You Card

Feeling Grateful Project Kit

Feeling Grateful Project Kit Sample

Close To My Heart’s Feeling Grateful Project Kit is the perfect way to document what you are grateful for this year. With 2020 being a very challenging year for all, this kit seems so ideal for anyone to use to really focus in on the important things in their lives that mean so much to … Read more Feeling Grateful Project Kit

September-October Catalog Retires Soon

CTMH Layered Floral Background Thin Cuts Card

Close To My Heart’s September-October Catalog retires soon. It’s hard to believe! But there are only a few more days to get your favorites from this catalog. The only item in this catalog that won’t be retiring is the Mini Envelope Thin Cuts. Perhaps one of products I’m most sad to see retire is the … Read more September-October Catalog Retires Soon

See-through Shaker Window Projects

Halloween See-through Shaker Window Slimline Card

Yesterday, Close To My Heart shared a blog post where they had a tutorial on how to create see-through shaker window projects. I thought it was perfect timing since I also shared a different way to use our *NEW* Shaker Window Thin Cuts in my post yesterday. In case you missed their post, I’m sharing … Read more See-through Shaker Window Projects

With All My Love Card

With All My Love Card Open

Today’s With All My Love Card is created with Close To My Heart’s October Stamp of the Month. It’s hard to believe that there are only a couple of days left to get this exclusive stamp set! I created this modified Slimline Card for my Technique Time Class this month. The beautiful big floral heart … Read more With All My Love Card

A Pocket Scrapbooking Pattern

Pocket Scrapbooking Layout

For this week’s Make It Monday (32nd edition), I’m sharing an easy way to scrapbook with a Pocket Scrapbooking Pattern. Pocket Scrapbooking is a quick and easy approach to scrapbooking that allows you to simply insert your photos into pockets of specially designed page protectors. You then use patterned paper or Picture My Life (“PML”) … Read more A Pocket Scrapbooking Pattern

Envelope Holiday Treat Holder

Envelope Holiday Treat Holder

Ready to make a FUN Envelope Holiday Treat Holder? Last week I challenged you to give this project a try using a video tutorial I created a decade ago. I said I would create one, too. And I have! I created this adorable holiday version. If you can believe it, I altered our Garden Gnomes … Read more Envelope Holiday Treat Holder

Animated Seasons in Motion Special

CTMH Animated Seasons in Motion Special Bundle

I’m SO excited to share the *NEW* Animated Seasons in Motion Special with you. Close To My Heart just released this new special this morning and I couldn’t be happier that they’ve released more of these fun products! Do you remember the Creativity in Motion Special for National Stamping Month? Everyone loved them so much … Read more Animated Seasons in Motion Special

Free 2-Day Halloween Class

CTMH Got Candy Treat Bags

How would you like to attend a FREE 2-Day Halloween Class? I thought you might! Join us for another FUN & FREE virtual craft event TODAY, October 21st and tomorrow, October 22nd at 1:00PM PDT (both days) – right on the CTMH Facebook page! We will be creating scrapbook layouts and treat bags using the … Read more Free 2-Day Halloween Class

Free Halloween Design Space File

CTMH Got Candy Halloween Tags

How would you like a FREE Halloween Design Space File? Lucky for you Close To My Heart did a blog post today sharing some cute Halloween projects, complete with Cricut Design Space Files. Halloween may look a bit different this year than what we’re used to, but that doesn’t mean we can’t still have some … Read more Free Halloween Design Space File

Handmade Thanks Card

Handmade Thanks Card

For this week’s Make It Monday (31st edition), I’m sharing this fabulously easy Handmade Thanks Card. Over the weekend, I hosted an all-day virtual card class and crop. As part of the day’s fun, I provided a challenge of creating a handmade card using this particular pattern, which I’m going to share with you today. … Read more Handmade Thanks Card